Russian Perceptions of Bases and Assessments of Military Balance in the Black Sea Area

Book Chapter

Baev, Pavel K. (2009) Russian Perceptions of Bases and Assessments of Military Balance in the Black Sea Area, in Military Bases: Historical Perspectives, Contemporary Challenges. (173–180).

A closer look at the bases in question reveals limited strategic capacity and plenty of neglect, so it might appea that the 'emotional' disputes have been blown out of reasonable political proportion.